MySQL Clients: Toad for MySQL

This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series MySQL Clients

Now that we have created a database and a table artist using PHPMyAdmin, we will move on to using Toad for MySQL to access the database we have created.

Please download Toad for MySQL here.

Launch Toad for MySQL.

toad

Make sure that WAMP server is also started in your PC.  From Toad, we need to make a connection to the database allartist.

Click on File -> New -> Connection.  Type in the necessary information as shown in the screenshot.

toadconnection

Click on connect and you should be able to see the database allartist on the left column.

toadconnection1

You now have made a successful connection to the database allartist.